Starhotels has appointed Maurizio Redaelli as general manager of the London complex including The Franklin, The Gore and The Pelham.
The development is part of Starhotels Collezione - a collection of Starhotels’ 12 most representative hotels that combine elegance, charm and exceptional service.
Formerly manager of five-star Castille Paris – Starhotels Collezione from October 2012, Redaelli has almost 25 years’ experience in the hospitality industry, with an excellent understanding of the operational and management requirements of running successful hotels.
Redaelli said: “I am delighted to return to London and to be joining this passionate team and amazing project.
“I am very much focused on delivering the Starhotels’ Collezione warm and bespoke service by offering unique experiences.”
Redaelli began his career in the hospitality industry at the Geneva Hotel Management School in Switzerland and from 1996 to 2003 worked at hotels including Hilton Worldwide, Celtic Manor Resort in south Wales and Jolly Hotel St. Ermin in London before working for the Jolly Hotel Group in Paris.
“Maurizio Redaelli is a confirmed professional with multiple years of international experience in luxury hospitality, many of them spent in our company,” said Enzo Casati, managing director of Starhotels.
“We are confident that his arrival in London will bring such amazing experience to our London properties and a wonderful addition to the hotels’ team.”